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  • Tamsui river bike ride


    Tamsui River bicycle ride

    Cycling along Tamsui River (淡水河) is a rite of passage for many travelers in Taipei and New Taipei. This classic route winds its way up the east side of the […] More

  • Tamsui Fisherman's Wharf

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    Tamsui Fisherman’s Wharf

    Tamsui Fisherman’s Wharf (淡水漁人碼頭) has in recent years become one of the most famous spots for tourists to visit in northern Taiwan. Not far north from central Tamsui, it’s popular […] More

  • Tamsui Old Street

    Tamsui Old Street

    Tamsui Old Street (淡水老街) is a famous shopping street in the Tamsui district of New Taipei, full of traditional restaurants, pastry shops and old-fashioned grocery stores. It’s often busy with […] More

  • Hobe Fort

    Hobe Fort

    Hobe Fort (滬尾礮臺) is one of the main historical sites in Tamsui. Built on a hill overlooking the mouth of Tamsui River, it was set up after the Sino-French War […] More

  • Fort San Domingo

    Fort San Domingo

    Fort San Domingo (紅毛城) is an amazing insight into how many different foreign nations have tried to colonize Taiwan. It was first established by the Spanish way back in 1628, […] More